Re: 2.6.12 udev hangs at boot

From: Alistair John Strachan
Date: Sat Jun 18 2005 - 08:04:25 EST

On Saturday 18 Jun 2005 13:32, you wrote:
> Hi All,
> 2.6.12, GCC 3.4.4 on Slackware 10 base
> New 2.6.12 build hangs at initialising udev dynamic device directory on
> boot. I used make oldconfig from, and all the new changes I
> selected N, all bar nvidia FB support (I built several times, as I have a
> GeForce4 card, so suspected the nvidia FB support at first and turned off).
> works perfect.
> I have just spent an hour or so investigating, but I am none the wiser.
> Ideas what could be causing this?

I had this problem because I was running an ancient version of udev (0.34,
versus 0.58, at the time..). Try upgrading udev if it's out of date.


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